Top Quotes About Anything
I carry a notebook full of sketches of pictures I want to take – they are really scruffy sketches, but at least I am going out there with a clear objective.
Our Founders always wondered about how long it would last. The price of liberty is everlasting vigilance. You’ve got to be on your guard every minute or you will lose it.
The need of expansion is as genuine an instinct in man as the need in a plant for the light, or the need in man himself for going upright. The love of liberty is simply the instinct in man for expansion.
I wake up laughing. Yes, I wake up in the morning and there I am just laughing my head off.
I did the Ed Sullivan show four times. I did the Steve Allen show. I did the Jackie Gleason show.
I support this war on terror and the war on radical Islam.
The real point is that totalitarian regimes have claimed jurisdiction over the whole person, and the whole society, and they don’t at all believe that we should give unto Caesar that which is Caesar’s and unto God that which is God’s.
If America would withdraw from South Korea, there could be a power struggle between such as China and Japan.
Kim Dae Jung
Growth is an erratic forward movement: two steps forward, one step back. Remember that and be very gentle with yourself.
And I remember as a second or third grader having some autonomy to go to the store if I felt like it, walk home, take my time, kick the can. We were on our own schedule after school, so that was cool.
I think every actor wants to be an FBI or cop at one point.
There are no problems we cannot solve together, and very few that we can solve by ourselves.
Lyndon B. Johnson
I bleed Dodger blue and when I die, I’m going to the big Dodger in the sky.
Not to sound egomaniac or anything, but just to get under people’s skin like that, and for them to believe in you and believe strongly enough to write… it’s flattering and it helps you during the day.
The Bible tells us to be like God, and then on page after page it describes God as a mass murderer. This may be the single most important key to the political behavior of Western Civilization.
Robert Anton Wilson
All change is not growth, as all movement is not forward.
When I sing I don’t feel like it’s me. I feel I am fabulous, like I’m 10 feet tall. I am the greatest. I am the strongest. I am Samson. I’m whoever I want to be.
A little less complaint and whining, and a little more dogged work and manly striving, would do us more credit than a thousand civil rights bills.
W. E. B. Du Bois
The attempt to devote oneself to literature alone is a most deceptive thing, and often, paradoxically, it is literature that suffers for it.
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Hypotheses are what we lack the least.
When death has you by the throat, you don’t mince words.
I think you will find scientists that think like you in Germany and Britain, and you will find politicians that think like Weinberger. I think the most bellicose ruling group in the Western world at the moment is the British.
E. P. Thompson
Believing we know what makes prosperity work, ignoring the nature of the actual prosperity all around, we change the rules within which the Internet revolution lives. These changes will end the revolution.
Well, he’s just the same guy who in other aspects of his life would be very late to a trend.
At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the world.
Not one man will the State of Missouri furnish to carry on any unholy crusade.
Claiborne Fox Jackson
Young entrepreneurs should spend an awful lot of time thinking about what they want to go into.
Tech executives have historically been owners of significant portions of their companies’ stock so there is a propensity for them to diversify as a rule.
An idea is always a generalization, and generalization is a property of thinking. To generalize means to think.
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
If he hadn’t done that interview with Bashir, he wouldn’t be there now. That was the first time he ever did an interview like that. He was afraid of something like that all along. And it happened.
Yes, love indeed is light from heaven; A spark of that immortal fire with angels shared, by Allah given to lift from earth our low desire.
But in film you always watch situations or stories that you really have no relation to. A lot of times just because there’s no personal connection doesn’t mean you can’t connect with the film or the characters in the film.
Maybe that’s the whole teen oeuvre, you know covering people in disgusting bodily fluids and whatnot.
Too much of what is called “education” is little more than an expensive isolation from reality.
Stillness of person and steadiness of features are signal marks of good breeding.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
I’m not the kind of actor who goes into exhaustive research for each role.
Design is a constant challenge to balance comfort with luxe, the practical with the desirable.
We need to get some people in here. There’s no passion out there. There’s always an excuse. Nobody wants to step up and be a pro.
Life is to entered upon with courage.
Alexis de Tocqueville
By doing good with his money, a man, as it were, stamps the image of God upon it, and makes it pass, current for the merchandise of heaven.
Emotions are the fuel to really move you along – that’s the only way you can create music. If you don’t feel any emotions, it’s not going to happen.
Some of you think an Indian is like a wild animal. This is a great mistake.
I really wanted there to be something in my life that I enjoy just for the beauty of it.
I’m not against half naked girls – not as often as I’d like to be.
I wonder how often in the past I may have missed the good in people because I pre-judged, based on the differences?
That’s what the right-wing is good at: figuring out the left wing.
People want to get to know you. I don’t think America got a chance to know me in that short time.
The teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
Well, I’m not excusing the fact that planning and preparedness was not where it should be. We’ve known for 20 years about this hurricane, this possibility of this kind of hurricane.